Benjamin Kutsyuruba smiling in a hallway

Benjamin Kutsyuruba

Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership, and School Law

Graduate Supervisor

Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership, and School Law

BA, Specialist Diploma (Chernivtsi), MEd (Saskatchewan), PhD (Saskatchewan)

Throughout his career, Benjamin has worked as a teacher, researcher, manager, and professor in the field of education in Ukraine and Canada. For 10 years, Benjamin served as an Associate Director, Social Program Evaluation Group.

Research Interests

  • Educational Leadership
  • Educational Policy
  • Mentorship
  • Trust, Moral Agency, and Ethical Decision Making in Education
  • Organizational/School Culture and Climate
  • Educational Change and Reforms
  • Legal Issues in Education
  • International Education

Courses Taught

  • PROF 180: School Law and Policy
  • PROF210: Self as Learner
  • PROF411: Theory and Professional Practice
  • FOCI 275: Leadership in Schools
  • EDUC 861: Policy Studies in Education
  • EDUC 862: Educational Leadership
  • EDUC 932: Policy Making in Education

Professional Memberships

  • Canadian Association for Study of Educational Administration (CASEA)
  • Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • International Leadership Association (ILA)
  • Comparative and International Education Society (CIES)

Publication Record

Books

  • Da Costa, J., Adams, P., Donlevy, J. K., Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K., (2021). A guide to Alberta school law  (2nd  ed.).  Calgary, AB: Turning Point Global.
  • Donlevy, K., Walker, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). A guide to Prince Edward Island school law. Calgary, AB: Turning Point Global.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (2021). The lifecycle of trust in education: Leaders as moral agents. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Burgess, D., Walker, K., & Donlevy, K. (2013). A guide to Ontario school law. Kingston, ON: Turning Point Global.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2009). Supervision and professional development: Instructional leadership for beginning teachers. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2008). Teachers’ work in times of uncertainty: Post-Soviet change and teacher collaboration. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag.

Edited Books

  • Kutsyuruba, B. Cherkowski, S., & Walker, K. D. (Eds.). (in press). Leadership for flourishing in educational contexts. Toronto, ON: Canadian Scholars Press.
  • Walker, K. D., Kutsyuruba, B., & Cherkowski, S. (Eds.). (2021). Positive leadership for flourishing schools. Charlotte, NC: Information Age.Cherkowski, S.,
  • Walker, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (Eds.). (2017). Flourishing in school organizations. Saskatoon, SK: Turning Point Global.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (Eds.) (2017). The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective. Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Renihan, P. J., Walker, K. D., Noonan, W., & Kutsyuruba, B. (Eds.). (2008). Organization of public education: Readings on the legal and institutional contexts. Saskatoon, SK: University of Saskatchewan.

Book Chapters

  • Dos-Santos Mendes, B., & Kutsyuruba, B. (submitted). Developing resilience of novice female administrators. In I. Marshall, G.-A. Jackman, & D. Armstrong (Eds.), The early years of leadership: The journey begins. Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Cherkowski, S., Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (submitted). Promoting flourishing and wellbeing in organizations through positive leadership. In S. K. Dhiman, J. F. Marques, J. Schmieder-Ramirez, P. Malakyan (Eds.), Handbook of global leadership and followership: Integrating the best leadership theory and practice. Singapore: Springer International.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Godden, L. (submitted). Teacher induction policy development and implementation in Ontario. In J. Wang (Ed.), Teacher induction policy in global contexts: Intentions, implementations, and impact. Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Aquino, M., & Kutsyuruba, B. (submitted). Distributed leadership and its relationship with school culture: A case study. In Diaz, M. A., Maureira, O. J., & Newton, P. (Eds.), Distributed educational leadership. Mexico: Simposio Internacional de Liderazgo Educativo.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Leadership for flourishing: Positive approaches to relationship building. In Glanz, J. (Ed.), Managing today's schools: New skills for school leaders in the 21st century. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Hussain, A., & Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). The Safe Schools legislation in Ontario (2000-2013): Document and policy analyses. In W. Smale (Ed.), Legal aspects of contemporary education. Calgary, AB: University of Calgary Press.
  • Stroud Stasel, R., & Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Educator identities and leadership capacity in international schools: Examining acculturative processes of teaching abroad. In E. Samier, D. Taglietti, & F. Deer (Eds.), Indigenous, multiple and transitory identities in educational leadership: changing, multiplying, and transformatory constructions of self and roles. London, UK: Routledge.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Kharyati, T., & Arghash, N. (in press). Flourishing as school leaders: Perspectives of Canada’s Outstanding Principals. In B. Carpenter, J. Mahfouz, & K. Robinson (Eds.), Supporting leaders for school improvement through self-care and wellbeing. Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Cherkowski, S., Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (in press). Flourishing school leadership: A model for principal wellbeing. In B. Carpenter, J. Mahfouz, & K. Robinson (Eds.), Supporting leaders for school improvement through self-care and wellbeing. Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Document analysis. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Dos-Santos Mendes, B. (in press). Biographic narrative interpretive method. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Godden, L., & Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Hermeneutic phenomenology. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Stroud Stasel, R., & Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Narrative inquiry. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Basch, J. (in press). Metaphorical analysis. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Hermeneutics. In J. Okoko, S. Tunison, & K. D. Walker (Eds.), An anthology of qualitative research concepts. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Kharyati, T., & Arghash, N. (2021). Exploring the sense of flourishing among Canada’s Outstanding Principals. In K. D. Walker, B. Kutsyuruba, & S. Cherkowski (Eds.), Positive leadership for flourishing schools (pp. 231–252). Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., & Bosica, J. J. (2021). School administrators’ engagement in teacher induction: The impact on early career teachers’ well-being and success. In K. D. Walker, B. Kutsyuruba, & S. Cherkowski (Eds.), Positive leadership for flourishing schools (pp. 105–124). Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., & Cherkowski, S. (2021). Introduction: Positive leadership as a catalyst for flourishing learning communities. In K. D. Walker, B. Kutsyuruba, & S. Cherkowski (Eds.), Positive leadership for flourishing schools (pp. 1-13). Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Cherkowski, S., Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (2021). Concluding thoughts: Animating flourishing through the values of purpose, passion, play, presence. In K. D. Walker, B. Kutsyuruba, & S. Cherkowski (Eds.), Positive leadership for flourishing schools (pp. 371-380). Charlotte, NC: Information Age.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., MacCormack, J., Khanna, N., McCart, S., & Freeman, J., (2018). Critical factors for youth thriving: The ARC model. In S. Cherkowski & K. Walker (Eds.), Perspectives on flourishing in schools (pp. 127-147). Lexington, MA: Lexington Books.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Klinger, D., & Hussain, A. (2018). The impact of positive school climate on student wellbeing and achievement. In S. Cherkowski & K. Walker (Eds.), Perspectives on flourishing in schools (pp. 69-89). Lexington, MA: Lexington Books.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Murray, J. (2018). Understanding pre-service teachers’ legal literacy and experiences with legal issues in practicum settings. In W. Smale (Ed.), Perspectives on Canadian educational law and policy (pp. 437-464). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kharyati, T. & Kutsyuruba, B. (2018). Understanding the impact of Quebec’s Bill 56 on school administrators’ work in maintaining positive school climate. In W. Smale (Ed.), Perspectives on Canadian educational law and policy (pp. 287-327). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (2017).  Introduction: Exploring the pan-Canadian terrain of early career teaching. In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 1-17). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (2017).  The bliss and blisters of early career teaching in Canada: Where do we go from here? In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 459-456). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Matheson, I. A., & Bosica, J. J. (2017).  Mapping out the early career teachers’ needs: Findings from the pan-Canadian new teacher survey. In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 21-46). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Matheson, I. A., & Godden, L. (2017).  Pan-Canadian document analysis study of teacher induction and mentoring programs and policies. In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 157-179). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Al Makhamreh, M., & Stroud Stasel, R. (2017).  Exploring the experiences and perceptions of the Canadian new teachers. In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 103-133). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Godden, L., & Matheson, I. A. (2017).  What contextual factors affect the early career teachers? In B. Kutsyuruba & K. D. Walker (Eds.), The bliss and blisters of early career teaching: A pan-Canadian perspective (pp. 387-406). Burlington, ON: Word & Deed Publishing.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (2017). The destructive effect of distrust: Leaders as brokers of trust in organizations. In A. Normore & J. Brooks (Eds.) The dark side of leadership: Identifying and overcoming unethical practice in organizations (pp. 133-154). Bingley, UK: Emerald.
  • Walker, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2017). The seven deadly narratives of leadership: Why otherwise good leaders sometimes do foolish, hurtful and even evil things. In A. Normore & J. Brooks (Eds.) The dark side of leadership: Identifying and overcoming unethical practice in organizations (pp. 207-233). Bingley, UK: Emerald.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2017). Examining education reforms through document analysis methodology. In I. Silova, A. Korzh, S. Kovalchuk, & N. Sobe (Eds.), Reimagining utopias: Theory and method for educational research in post-socialist contexts (pp. 199-214). Rotterdam, Netherlands: Sense Publishers.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2016). Teachers’ work in times of ideological and philosophical uncertainty in post-Soviet Ukraine. In Samier, E. (Ed.), Ideologies in educational administration and leadership (pp. 93-105). London, UK: Routledge.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Burgess, D., & Donlevy, J. K. (2014). Why law matters—or ought to matter—to teachers. In D. Burgess, K. Walker, J. Chomos, & J. K. Donlevy (Eds.), A guide to Saskatchewan school law (3rd ed., pp. 3 - 13). Saskatoon, SK: Turning Point Global.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2014). Bologna process and teacher education reforms in Eastern Europe: Exploring the changing policy terrain in Ukraine. In R. Bruno-Jofre, and J. S. Johnston (Eds.), Teacher education in a transnational world (pp. 291-306). Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2012). Mentorship of beginning teachers: The Canadian context. In R. Yirci, and I. Kocabaṣ (Eds.), Mentoring practices around the world (pp. 173-200). Ankara, Turkey: Pegem Akademi.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2011). Mentorship of teachers across the intergenerational gap. In E. Ralph, & K. Walker (Eds.), Adapting mentorship across the professions (pp. 157-175). Calgary, AB: Temeron/Detselig.
  • Chin, P., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2011). The potential of Adaptive Mentorship model in teacher education practicum settings. In E. Ralph, & K. Walker (Eds.), Adapting mentorship across the professions (pp. 361-378). Calgary, AB: Temeron/Detselig.

Papers in Refereed Journals

  • Soleas, E., Coe-Nesbitt, H. A., Arghash N., Moucessian, A. M., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2021). Conceptualizing thriving among graduate students: A mixed-methods study of a multi-dimensional and elusive construct. Frontiers in Education, 6(704135), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.3389/feduc.2021.704135
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Matheson, I. A., & Bosica, J. J. (2021). Early career teaching progression: Examining the Canadian beginning teachers’ experiences in their first five years in the profession. The New Educator, 17(4). https://doi.org/10.1080/1547688X.2021.1940406
  • Al Makhamreh, M., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2021). The role of trust in doctoral student – supervisor relationships in Canadian universities: The students’ lived experiences and perspectives. Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice, 21(2), 124-138.  https://doi.org/10.33423/jhetp.v21i2.4124
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2020). School administrator engagement in teacher induction and mentoring: Findings from the state-wide and district-wide programs. International Journal of Educational Policy and Leadership, 16(18), 1-37.
  • Walker, K. D., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2020). Upgrading downsizing: Ethics and personnel reductions in declining organizations. European Journal of Educational Management, 3(2), 51-65.
  • Mukamurera, J., Lakhal, S., et Kutsyuruba, B. (in press). Les programmes d’insertion professionnelle pour les enseignants débutants au Québec : mesures offertes et retombées perçues. Canadian Journal of Education, 43(4), 1035-1070.
  • Al Makhamreh, M., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2020). Leadership self-efficacy (LSE) in doctoral programs: Examining the supervisors’ lived experiences in Canadian universities. Journal of Higher Education Policy and Leadership Studies, 1(2), 7-23. DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.29252/johepal.1.2.7
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L. & Walker, K. (2020). The effect of contextual factors on school leaders’ involvement in early-career teacher mentoring: A review of the international research literature. Research in Educational Administration & Leadership, 5(3), 672-710. DOI: 10.30828/real/2020.3.2
  • Cherkowski, S., Kutsyuruba, B., Crawford, M., & Walker, K. D. (2020). Conceptualizing leadership and emotions in higher education:  Wellbeing as wholeness. Journal of Educational Administration and History, 1-14. doi: 10.1080/00220620.2020.1828315
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K. D., Matheson, I. A., & Bosica, J. J. (2020). Examining the early career teachers’ needs: Findings from the pan-Canadian survey. Teacher Learning and Professional Development, 5(1), 15-36.
  • Cherkowski, S., Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (2020). Positive leadership: Animating purpose, presence, passion, and play for flourishing in schools. Journal of Educational Administration, 58(4), 401-415. doi: 10.1108/JEA-04-2019-0076.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. D. (2020). The role of school principal in induction and mentoring of early career teachers. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education, published online April 2020, 1-27. doi:10.1093/acrefore/9780190264093.013.659
  • Mukamurera, J., Tardif, M. et Kutsyuruba, B. (2020). Comment les nouveaux enseignants perçoivent et évaluent le rôle de soutien des directions d’établissement lors de leur insertion ? Apprendre et enseigner aujourd’hui, 9(2), 27-31. Available at https://conseil-cpiq.qc.ca/wp-content/uploads/REVUE-PRINTEMPS-2020_WEB.pdf
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Murray, J., & Hogenkamp, S. (2019). Understanding pre-service teachers’ legal literacy and experiences with legal issues in practicum placements: An exploratory study. Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 191, 54-71.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Godden, L. (2019). The role of mentoring and coaching as a means of supporting the well-being of educators? International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 8(4), 229-234. doi: 10.1108/IJMCE-12-2019-081 (Winner of Highly Commended Paper 2020 Emerald Literati Award)
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., & Bosica, J. J. (2019). The impact of mentoring on the Canadian early career teacher’s well-being. International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 8(4), 285-309. doi: 10.1108/IJMCE-02-2019-0035
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., & Walker, K. (2019). Contextual factors in early career teaching: A systematic review of international research on teacher induction and mentoring programs. Journal of Global Education and Research, 3(2), 85-123.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., Al Makhamreh, M., & Stroud Stasel, R. (2019). Developing resilience and promoting well-being in early career teaching: Advice from the Canadian beginning teachers. Canadian Journal of Education, 42(1), 285-321.
  • Walker, K. D., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2019). The role of school administrators in providing early career teachers’ support: A pan-Canadian perspective. International Journal of Educational Policy and Leadership (Special Issue on the Role of School Administrator in Canada), 14(3), 1-18.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., Al Makhamreh, M., & Stroud Stasel, R. (2018). Attrition, retention, and development of early career teachers: Pan-Canadian narratives. In Education, 24(1), 43-71.   
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Godden, L. (2017). Creating supportive school cultures for beginning teachers: Mitigating the cultural contextual factors. International Journal of Educational Organization and Leadership.
  • Picard, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2017). Teachers’ engagement in professional development: A collective case study. Journal of Educational Policy and Current Practices, 2(2).
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Noonan, B. (2016). The trust imperative in the principalship: The Canadian perspective. Leadership and Policy in Schools, 15(3), 343-372.    
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Christou, T., Heggie, L., Murray, J., & Deluca, C. (2015). Teacher collaborative inquiry in Ontario: An analysis of provincial and school board policies and support documents. Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 172, 1-38.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Klinger, D., & Hussain, A. (2015). Relationships between school climate/school safety, and student achievement and well-being: A review of the literature. Review of Education, 3(2), 103-135. DOI: 10.1002/rev3.3043
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Klinger, D., & Hussain, A. (2015). Context and implications document for: Relationships between school climate/school safety, and student achievement and well-being: A review of the literature. Review of Education, 3(2), 136-137. DOI: 10.1002/rev3.3045
  • Cherkowski, S., Walker, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2015). Principals’ moral agency and ethical decision-making: Toward a transformational ethics. International Journal of Education Policy and Leadership, 10(5), 1-17
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (2015). The role of trust in developing teacher leaders through early-career induction and mentoring programs. Antistasis, 5(1), 32-36.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Kovalchuk, S. (2015). Stated or actual change in policy terrain? Review of the literature on the Bologna Process implementation within the context of teacher education in Ukraine. Journal of Ukrainian Politics and Society, 1(1), 33-57.
  • Khanna, N., MacCormack, J., Kutsyuruba, B., McCart, S., & Freeman, J. (2015). “Discovering” critical factors for youth thriving: Using Grounded Theory rigorous review method. Graduate Student Symposium: Selected Papers, 9, 35-50.
  • Chaleunsouk, L., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2014). Ontario schools’ readiness for School Food and Beverage Policy implementation. Journal of Educational Policy and Current Practices, 1(1), 13-29. DOI: 10.15340/2147350111819
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., & Tregunna, L. (2014). Curbing the early-career attrition: A pan-Canadian document analysis of teacher induction and mentorship programs. Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 161, 1-42.
  • Godden, L., Tregunna, L., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2014). Collaborative application of the Adaptive Mentorship © model: The professional and personal growth within a research triad. International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 3(2), 125-140. DOI:10.1108/IJMCE-09-2013-0054
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Cherkowski, S. (2014). The grounds and strategies for ethical decision-making in Canadian principalship. Management Education: An International Journal, 13(2), 1-11.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (2014). The lifecycle of trust in educational leadership: An ecological perspective. International Journal of Leadership in Education, 18(1), 106-121. DOI:10.1080/13603124.2014.915061
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2013). Teacher collaboration in times of uncertainty and societal change: The case study of post-Soviet Ukraine. European Education, 45(1), 25-49. DOI:10.2753/EUE1056-4934450102
  • Kutsyuruba, B., & Walker, K. (2013). Ethical challenges in school administration: Perspectives of Canadian principals. Organizational Cultures: An International Journal, 12(3), 85-99.
  • Kwiczała, C., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2012). A case study of a community-based tutoring and mentoring program for Portuguese-Canadian students. Portuguese Studies Review, 20(2), 79-100.
  • Segeren, A., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2012). Twenty years and counting: An examination of the development of equity and inclusive education policy in Ontario (1990-2010). Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 136, 1-38.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2012). Teacher induction and mentorship policies: The pan-Canadian overview. International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 1(3), 235-256. DOI: 10.1108/20466851211279484
  • Walker, K. D., Kutsyuruba, B., & Bishop-Yong, N. (2012). The principle of Best Interests of Students in the principalship. Journal of Educational Administration and Foundations, 22(2), 27-60.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2011). Potential for teacher collaboration in post-Soviet Ukraine. International Journal of Educational Development, 31(5), 541-551. DOI:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2010.12.006
  • Walker, K., Kutsyuruba, B., & Noonan, B. (2011). The fragility of trust in the world of school principals. Journal of Educational Administration, 49(5), 471-494.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Noonan, B. (2011). Restoring broken trust in the work of school principals. International Studies in Educational Administration, 39(2), 81-95.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2011). Teacher collaboration, mentorship, and intergenerational gap in post-Soviet Ukrainian schools. International Journal of Educational Reform, 20(3), 226-255.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2011). Education in the period of post-Soviet transition in Ukraine. Demokratizatsiya: Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization, 19(3), 287-309.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Walker, K., & Noonan, B., (2010). The ecology of trust in the principalship. Journal of Educational Administration and Foundations, 21(1), 23-47.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2009). Getting off on the right foot: Guiding beginning teachers with instructional supervision and professional development. International Journal of Learning, 16(2), 257-277.
  • Noonan, B., Walker, K., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2008). Trust in the contemporary principalship. Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 85(November 2), 1-11.

Papers in Non-Refereed Journals

  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2008, January). Instructional supervision and professional development of beginning teachers: Relationship between supervision and professional development. SSBA (Saskatchewan School Based Administrators) Newsletter, 37, 4.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2007, November). Instructional supervision and professional development of beginning teachers: Supervisory preferences. SSBA (Saskatchewan School Based Administrators) Newsletter, 36, 3.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2007, February). Saskatchewan update. RESOLVE (Research and Education for Solutions to Violence and Abuse) News, 9(1) 4.

Technical Reports

  • Kutsyuruba, B., Deluca, C., Butler, A., Youmans, A. Godden, L., Hussain, A., Merchant, S., & Bosica, J. J. (2020). Impact Evaluation of Youth Job Connection Program (Prepared for the Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development). Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group, Queen’s University.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Deluca, C., Butler, A., Godden, L., Youmans, A., Hussain, A., Stroud Stasel, R., Nesbitt, H., LaPointe-McEwan, D., Merchant, S., McGregor, S., & Bosica, J. J. (2020). Process and Early Outcomes Evaluation of Youth Job Connection/Youth Job Connection-Summer Program (Prepared for the Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development). Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group, Queen’s University.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Deluca, C., Butler, A., Godden, L., Hussain, A., Youmans, A., Stroud Stasel, R., Nesbitt, H., Shewchuk, S., Bozek, E., & McGregor, S. (2019). Second Interim Report: Process and Early Outcomes Evaluation of Youth Job Connection/Youth Job Connection-Summer Program (Prepared for the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities). Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group, Queen’s University.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Deluca, C., Butler, A., Godden, L., Hussain, A., Youmans, A., Stroud Stasel, R., Shewchuk, S., & Nesbitt, H. (2018). First Interim Report: Process and Early Outcomes Evaluation of Youth Job Connection/Youth Job Connection-Summer Program (Prepared for the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities). Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group, Queen’s University.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Deluca, C., Butler, A., Godden, L., Hussain, A., Youmans, A., Stroud Stasel, R., Shewchuk, S., & Nesbitt, H. (2018). Needs of NEET youth: Pathways to positive outcomes. Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group, Queen’s University. 
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., Matheson, I., & Walker, K. (2016). The Pan-Canadian document analysis study: Understanding the role of teacher induction and mentoring programs in teacher attrition and retention. Kingston, ON: Queen’s University. 
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., & Covell, L., Matheson, I., & Walker, K. (2016). Understanding the contextual factors within teacher induction and mentoring programs: An international systematic review of research. Kingston, ON: Queen’s University.
  • Kutsyuruba, B. (2016). The role of school administrator in effective teacher induction and mentoring programs. Santa Cruz, CA: New Teacher Center.
  • Bolden, B., Christou, T., DeLuca, C., Klinger, D., Kutsyuruba, B., Pyper, J., Lyn Shulha, L., & Wade-Woolley, L. (2014). Professional Learning Cultures: An Evaluation of Collaborative Inquiry in Ontario Elementary Schools (Report to the Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat, RFS #1339). Toronto, ON: Ontario Ministry of Education.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Godden, L., & Tregunna, L. (2013). Early-career teacher attrition and retention: A pan-Canadian document analysis of teacher induction and mentorship programs (Final Report). Kingston, ON: Queen's University.
  • Khanna, N., MacCormack, J., Kutsyuruba, B., McCart, S., & Freeman, J. (2013). Youth that thrive: A review of critical factors and effective programs for 12-25 year olds (Report to YMCA of Greater Toronto and United Way Toronto). Kingston, ON: Social Program Evaluation Group/The Students Commission of Canada, Center of Excellence for Youth Engagement.
  • Kutsyuruba, B., Klinger, D., & Hussain, A. (2012). Relationships between school climate/school safety, and student achievement and well-being. (Literature Review Report to the Ottawa Carleton District School Board). Ottawa, ON: OCDSB.
  • Klinger, D. A., Kutsyuruba, B., Shulha, L. M., Wade-Woolley, L., & Boulé, S. (2011). An evaluation of the state, changes, and influences of the Ontario’s School Effectiveness Framework (Report to the Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat, RFS #592). Toronto, ON: Ontario Ministry of Education.
  • Sackney, L., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2008). Calendar year review: Prairie Valley School Division #208. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Kemp, S., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2007). Community and Youth Leadership principles, practices, and processes: A review and synthesis of the literature. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Renihan, P., Kutsyuruba, B., & Ferguson, S. (2006). Kerrobert Composite High School: A school effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Renihan, P., Brennan, H., Kutsyuruba, B., & Konok, I. (2005). McKitrick Community School: A school effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Renihan, P., Kutsyuruba, B., & Nsiah, J. (2005). Battleford Central School: A school effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Gulka, B., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2005). Rivier Elementary School: A school effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Sackney, L., Bens, S., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2005). Connaught School: A school effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Walker, K., Noonan, W., Bens, S., Dollar, S., Kent-Wilkinson, A., Kutsyuruba, B., & Sankhulani, E. (2004). School effectiveness review of Walter Aseltine School. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.
  • Renihan, P., Julien, R., & Kutsyuruba, B. (2003). Ecole Monseigneur Blaise Morand: An effectiveness review. Saskatoon, SK: Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit.